Cyproheptadine for intrathecal baclofen withdrawal.

  title={Cyproheptadine for intrathecal baclofen withdrawal.},
  author={Jay M Meythaler and James F Roper and Robert C. Brunner},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  volume={84 5},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy of cyproheptadine in the management of acute intrathecal baclofen (ITB) withdrawal. DESIGN Descriptive case series. SETTING University hospital with a comprehensive in- and outpatient rehabilitation center. PARTICIPANTS Four patients (3 with spinal cord injury, 1 with cerebral palsy) with implanted ITB infusion pumps… CONTINUE READING